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How can you recover a different admin account password when the default Administrator account is disabled?

If I were to create a admin domain account on a remote Windows Small Business Server (SBS), copy all permissions from the current [default] Administrator account, and then disable the [default] ...
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Server VPN affect Users

We have two sites, each running there own server. If I was to set up a VPN on Server A to connect to Server B(about 50miles away), would the clients Internet be directed through the VPN and out ...
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Divide an SBS domain into two

This is effectively the reverse of this scenario. I have an SBS 2003 R2 domain with 20-odd users in it (25 CALs). The firm is being split into two; five users are leaving. A new SBS licence and ...
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SBS 2003 R2 to SBS 2008 migration: Can I upgrade the old demoted server to 2008 Standard?

I am planning a Windows SBS 2003 R2 migration next week for a customer, and have read through the Microsoft documentation "Migrating to Windows Small Business Server 2008 from Windows Small Business ...
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Can I have two servers ( one 2003 SBS, one 2008 SBS ) running concurrently using the same cals and license?

I am moving our 2003 SBS server to a new machine, and upgrading it to 2008 R2 SBS standard. I want to install the 2008 server as a second DC, leave both online for a week, to make sure the second ...
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Migrating a small Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 to 2008

What is the best way to migrate a very small MS SBS setup from 2003 to 2008? There are two systems, I'll call them old and new. old is running SBS2003 and new is running SBS2008. old has 5 acccounts, ...
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Migrate SBS 2003 to 2008 New Domain

Our company is currently sharing a SBS 2003 with another company in the same building, we are moving out and would like to take our exchange accounts with us. We have a new SBS 2008 setup with a new ...
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How to change the clients and “My Documents” from a SBS2003 server to a new SBS2008 server?

Today we have a small network with 5 clients and a Windows SBS 2003 as a server. Now have we bought a new server with Windows SBS 2008. How do I easiest: Switch the clients working with the old ...
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Is basing storage requirements based on IOPS sufficient?

The current system in question is running SBS 2003, and is going to be migrated on new hardware to SBS 2008. Currently I'm seeing on average 200-300 disk transfers per second total across all the ...
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Firewall Considerations While Migrating from SBS 2003 to SBS 2008

I'm currently running a Windows SBS 2003 with ISA 2000 and will be migrating to a new server containing Windows SBS 2008, Standard Edition. Since SBS 2008's internal firewall should not be seen as ...
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Migrating from SBS 2003 to SBS 2008

I have installed SBS 2008 STD and just realized that for migration I had to create a answerfile. We just want to migrate the users and mailboxes (From SBS 2003) ; is there a way I can do this without ...